USF in South Africa
As part of this Spring 2012 program and its four-week Summer
fieldwork component, students experience the challenges facing post-apartheid
South Africa. Students will have
the opportunity to engage in direct service learning, working primarily with
organizations that help the development of street children and individuals with
AIDS. This intense program will
give students a broad understanding of the present day South African social
context through developing relationships with South African activists,
academics, other students and everyday South Africans. Students will visit townships, rural
communities, and urban development centers working towards social justice and
Friday, March 2, 2012
Tuition (after Pedro Claver, S.J. Scholarship*): $1,840
Estimated Cost: $5,120
May 20, 2012 – June 17th, 2012
Note: Students need to depart on Saturday, May 19th
for arrival in Durban on Monday, May 21st.
Schedule: Click Here
History of South Africa: HIST-340-01 (Spring 2012) and South Africa Today:
INTD-330-01 (4 units, Summer 2012)
* Students are eligible for the Pedro Claver, S.J.
scholarship for immersions in the developing world (50% off tuition).